Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
September 5, 2012 11:09 am EDT


GALENA — Henry Bill Trautwein, 85, of Galena, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at St. Ann’s Hospital.

Bill was born Oct. 23, 1926, in Springfield, to the late William J. and Zelda Trautwein. In addition to his parents, Bill was preceded in death by wife, Cherry O’Brien Trautwein.

A World War ll Navy veteran, Bill earned his Architect Degree from The Ohio State University.

Bill is survived by his daughters, Ann, Cherry, Jean, Amy; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, (OH3 at 61), Sunbury, Pastor Wayne Booth presiding. Friends may call 2-3 p.m. at the funeral Home. Visit

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